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As Greater Boston's community foundation, the Boston Foundation is focused on the myriad of factors which make our city unique and successful. With an emphasis on strengthening this region's competitiveness in the global economy, the Foundation works with many partners to publish cutting edge research, hold public forums, and convene task forces of experts and stakeholders to create action agendas for real change.

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Supporting Nonprofit Leadership Transitions

Call it the Great Resignation, the Great Attrition, the Great Boomer Goodbye, or something else, we're in a time of dramatic leadership turnover. That's a change that offers huge opportunities. If you are prepared. Here are tips for nonprofits to start succession planning and be ready for leadership transitions.

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Latino Equity Fund Gives $200,000 in Covid-19 Relief

The $200,000 in grants will support Latino-led and -serving organizations in Massachusetts whose work and operations have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic and the health and economic disruptions that have followed.

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TBF Annual Report 2021


The 2021 Annual Report

The 2021 Annual Report from the Boston Foundation features interviews with community leaders focused on addressing Boston's critical issues in equity, working to ensure that our moment of change becomes a movement. Read the report and explore full transcript of all ten interviews.

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TBF News: Winter 2022

The new edition of the Boston Foundation newsletter features a conversation with Assistant Speaker of the U.S. House, Rep. Katherine Clark on potential solutions to the early education crisis, plus an exploration of the Chelsea 2021 initiative, an innovative grantmaking effort that brought together donors with nonprofit and community leaders.

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